image

How things stand after 5 rounds of the Premiership, Round 6 looming

7 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

The first five rounds of the 2021-22 Premiership have yielded some surprises with some teams rising out of obscurity and looking like real title-contenders while some of the heavyweights of 2020-21 struggling...

Anthony Watson withdrawn from England squad

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Anthony Watson has withdrawn from the England squad for the Autumn Nations Series after he suffered an ACL rupture in Bath’s game against Saracens at the weekend.    Harlequins’...

Eddie Jones names England squad for Autumn Nations Series

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Eddie Jones has named a 34-player squad for the Autumn Nations Series.     The squad will travel to Jersey on Monday 25 October for a five-day training camp before returning to England ahead...

Looking ahead to Round 5 of the Premiership

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The fifth round of the 2021-22 Premiership will commence with a potentially fiery battle as Sale Sharks host defending champs, Harlequins, at the AJ Bell on Friday evening.    Quins are riding...

Two uncapped players in Wales 38-man squad

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales have named a 38-man squad for the forthcoming Autumn Nations Series 2021 campaign.     Wales U20 and Exter Chiefs forward Christ Tshiunza is one of two uncapped players named in the...

Counting down to Round 4 of the Premiership

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Harlequins vs Bristol Bears:  Round 4 of the 2021-22 Premiership kicks off with a cracker as defending champs Harlequins host Bristol Bears at the Twickenham Stoop.    After a poor...

Champions Cup and EPCR Challenge Cup fixture dates and TV coverage announced

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Stade Toulousain, who completed a magnificent double of Champions Cup and TOP 14 triumphs last season, will kick off the defence of their elite European title on Saturday, 11 December with a Round 1 clash...

How things stand after 3 rounds of the Premiership

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Three rounds of the Premiership are done and dusted with some quite interesting results.    As things stand, Leicester Tigers are leading the pack with three strong, consecutive victories,...

Gearing up for Round 3 of the Premiership

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bristol Bears vs Bath:  Round 3 of the 2021-22 Premiership will open with two sides who have yet to post a victory so far in their respective campaigns: Bristol and Bath.    It is a surprisingly...